Bells and Bain Presents: Pittsburgh Preseason Players of the Year by Position

The best Yinzer at attack, midfield, face off middie, defense, and goalie heading into the spring.


  • Combined Defense and LSM into one category
  • Included one or two athletes to watch

Attackman of the Year

Calvin Sargent – Moon – 2017 – Cleveland State commit

Watch List: Dan Lee – Mt. Lebanon – 2016 – Ithaca commit

Midfielder of the Year

Brian Ward – Mt. Lebanon – 2016 – Yale commit

Watch List: Levi McCrady – Fox Chapel – 2016 – Brown commit

Face Off Middie of the Year

Chris Woodings – Shady Side – 2017

Watch List – Jacob Freelander – Pine Richland – 2018

Defenseman of the Year

Nick Tommasi – Mt. Lebanon – 2016 – Providence commit

Watch List: Greg Ferringer – North Allegheny – 2017, Doc Szlachetka – Shady Side – 2016 – Air Force commit (PoY if 100% healthy this spring)

Goalie of the Year

Blake Goodman – Shady Side – 2016 – Richmond commit

Watch List: Jackson O’Neill – Sewickley – 2016 – Franklin & Marshall commit

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